Lapin Ammattikorkeakoulu

country rank  29
world rank  5378

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University Overview

Established in 2014, Lapin Ammattikorkeakoulu (Lapland University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Rovaniemi (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Lapland. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kemi, Tornio. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi (Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland), Lapin Ammattikorkeakoulu (Lapin AMK) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Lapin Ammattikorkeakoulu (Lapin AMK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 5 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Lapland University of Applied Sciences
Acronym Lapin AMK
Founded 2014
Motto Oletko Pohjoista tekoa?
Have the Northern Factor?

University Location

Address Jokiväylä 11 C
Rovaniemi (population range: 10,000-49,999)
96300 Lapland
T +358 (20) 798 6000
F +358 (20) 798 5497
Other locations Kemi, Tornio

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Jokiväylä 11 C
Rovaniemi 96300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Lapin Ammattikorkeakoulu's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, Suomi

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019